How Long Does Heat Rash Last?

Q:
How long does heat rash last?

A:
Heat rash, also called prickly heat or miliaria, is triggered when the sweat is trapped inside your body. It presents as red tiny bumps on your skin.

Heat rash occurs most frequently in humid and hot climates.

Heat rash generally goes away within a few days. If it lasts longer than three or four days, you should pay special attention and turn to doctors for help.

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